Rotherham man arrested over plot to rape and and indecently assault girl under 16Â

A Rotherham man has been quizzed over a plot to rape and indecently assault a girl under 16.

Wednesday, 19th December 2018, 10:54 am
Updated Wednesday, 19th December 2018, 10:58 am
Rotherham was at the centre of a child sexual exploitation scandal

The 44-year-old man was arrested yesterday by officers from the National Crime Agency on suspicion of conspiracy to rape and conspiracy to indecently assault a girl under the age of 16 between 1997 and 1998.

Rotherham was at the centre of a child sexual exploitation scandal

He has since been released under investigation pending further enquiries.

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